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IMPORTANT NOTICE:
JEFF OLAN CASTING SPECIALIZES IN EXTRAS CASTING
AND BOOKS EXTRAS ON SHOWS, MOVIES AND OTHER PROJECTS.
WE ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH OTHER OUTSIDE
COMPANIES NOR DO WE ENDORSE THEM.
 
NO AUDITION IS REQUIRED TO BE AN EXTRA ON OUR SETS, BUT
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO WORK AS AN EXTRA, REGISTRATION
INFORMATION INTO OUR DATABASE IS PROVIDED BELOW
AND ON OUR REGISTRATION HOTLINE: 818-377-4475. 

MANDATORY: Everyone must come with two forms of ID in order to register with Jeff Olan Casting. Production requires I-9s for all people who work on set and two forms of ID are needed to fill out an I-9 form. There cannot be any exceptions to this rule. For more information on what constitutes legal identification: go to this link issued by the federal government: Click here for more I-9 information. This is the standard Jeff Olan Casting is required to follow. (NOTE: Do not Pre-fill out the I-9 before getting to the office; we will have I-9s available for you to fill out.)

All documents must be unexpired and physically present. If you do not have proper I-9 identification, you will be turned away from registration.

WHERE TO GO:
We are conveniently located at 14044 Ventura Blvd, Suite 209, in Sherman Oaks, CA 91423. We are on Ventura Blvd. between Hazeltine and Woodman Ave across the street from Ralph's Supermarket. There is an ample mixture of free street parking and metered parking, but please read the street signs carefully to avoid ticketing. Please do not park in the office building parking lot, as you will be towed at your own expense.

From the 101:
Exit Woodman Ave offramp
Turn left on Woodman Ave
Turn right on Ventura Blvd
Building will be on your left between Murietta and Hazeltine Avenue. Click here for map.

From the 405:
Exit Ventura Blvd offramp
Turn left on Sepulveda Blvd
Turn right at Ventura Blvd
Building will be on your right between Murietta and Hazeltine Avenue. Click here for map.

WHAT TO BRING:

Bring TWO forms of ID:

EXAMPLES of Acceptable forms of ID are:

‚ÄčThese IDs MUST be ORIGINAL and UNEXPIRED. We cannot accept copies, photographs on your phone, emails or faxes. If you do NOT present these things, we can NOT register you at Jeff Olan Casting.

 This Acceptable ID List is not comprehensive; please see this LINK for I-9 INSTRUCTIONS for proper documentation.  (Again, Do not Pre-fill out the I-9 before getting to the office; we will have I-9s available for you to fill out.)

PLEASE BRING A HARDCOPY PHOTOGRAPH such as a headshot or a 4x6 photo of yourself. ANY printed picture or hardcopy photo that is a current representation of you will work; even a business card with your picture is sufficient. In addition, at the Jeff Olan Casting office, we will take a digital photo that will be put into our computer database. This photo will be the one that is used for submissions for work, so please come in looking your best. For men we suggest a suit or shirt and tie. For women we suggest corporate casual attire. For young adults we suggest a casual outfit without logos, patterns or anything too bright. We want to make your submission photo the best we can because you never get a second chance to make a first impression!

Please note that we do not accept e-mailed or digital photos for our internal database for either registration or updates.

 OTHER INFORMATION: